Dutch newcomer Eva Simons headlines this week's hottest new pop songs. It's a great week to dig deeper into the recent work of some old favorites.
Dutch singer Eva Simons is one of the hottest new buzz artists of the summer of 2012. She went to #1 in the UK as featured artist on the single "This Is Love" by will.i.am. "Renegade" is an uptempo club-oriented song that will be included on Eva Simons' debut album expected near the end of the year.
California indie pop band have been performing the Fleetwood Mac song "Storms" live in a variety of venues. Their appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon generated strong enough interest that the group's performance has been released as a single. "Storms" was originally included on the Fleetwood Mac album Tusk.
Following the interest generated by Kreayshawn's "Gucci Gucci" single last year, her recording career has had some difficulty taking off. However, "Go Hard (La.La.La)" could just be the track to do the trick. The song will be included on Kreayshawn's debut album Somethin' Bout Kreay expected August 14, 2012.
It has been seven long years since the last album from rock band The Wallflowers. To introduce their upcoming Glad All Over collection they have enlisted the help of Mick Jones from legendary punk group The Clash. The Wallflowers have four top 40 pop singles to their credit including the #2 smash hit "One Headlight." Glad All Over is expected in stores October 2, 2012.
Smash Mouth blasted into the pop mainstream with their 1997 #2 pop hit single "Walkin' On the Sun." They returned to the top 10 in 1999 with "All Star." The new single "Magic" is the title song from the group's upcoming sixth studio album. It is expected in stores September 4, 2012.
Rock band Papa Roach hit #1 on the alternative chart with their first chart single "Last Resort" in 2000. The group have hit the top 10 on the alternative chart six more times. Their biggest pop hit was the gold certified #15 "Scars" in 2004. "Still Swingin'" is the first single from the band's eighth studio album The Connection expected in stores October 2, 2012.